Meroë site 600: Objects

Scope and Content

Image of two objects found at site 600 (Isis Temple) including (left) a bronze statuette of Eros from a vessel, and (right) fragment of a faïence statuette of a nude female figure. Handwritten note with negative states 'Meroë P2 17, 600 M10'.

Separated Material

Objects formerly held by the Liverpool Institute of Archaeology but are now lost.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Bibliography

Published in Garstang, (1911), Meroë: City of the Ethiopians, pl. XVIII.5, labelled 'bronze cupid and faïence figure'. Full description of the objects can be found in Török, (1997), Meroë City, Vol. 1, p173, find references 600-5 (left) and 600-7 (right).

Geographical Names